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ALBANA KRASNIGI NAMED NEAC PLAYER-OF-THE-WEEK

Date Released: 10/19/2005

Krasnigi (Riverdale, NY) was selected as the NEAC Women's Soccer Player-of-the-Week for strong offensive performance for the Purchase College Panthers. Krasnigi, a senior, led her team to a 2-0 week (1-0 in conference) scoring a hat-trick in the first 10-minutes of their Friday game and added two more goals and one assist later on to give her 26 career goals with which she set a new college career-goals record. She added two more goals and had one assist in their Saturday game. Krasnigi had 16 total points in just two days. Krasnigi had 13 shots with 7 goals and 2 assist for the week, and 49 shots with 18 goals and 5 assists for the season.

The North Eastern Athletic Conference has twelve NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Baptist Bible College, Bard College, Cazenovia College, Chestnut Hill College, D'Youville College, Keuka College, Keystone College, Pennsylvania State University--Berks, Philadelphia Biblical University, Polytechnic University, Purchase College SUNY, and Villa Julie College.